Taught course

Shipping Law

Cardiff University · Cardiff Law School

Entry requirements

Students will be required to have achieved at least a 2.2 degree in Law, although other qualifications may be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

Course Aims

The LLM Shipping Law programme offers a detailed investigation of the theoretical and practical issues that arise within maritime law and can help students to develop the expertise necessary to become a specialist in this major area of commercial law.

Special Features
  • Completion of the LLM programme meets the CPD requirements of the Solicitors Regulation Authority and the Bar Standards Board.

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Information for international students

In addition, applicants whose first language is not English must obtain an overall IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.5 in writing and 6.0 in all other components, or an equivalent English language qualification.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Admissions Team LLM Social Care Law, Shipping Law, Human Rights Law and Law & Governance of the European Union